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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A legal proceeding that is invalid or inconclusive.

Usage examples (39)
  • And her case — declared a mistrial is now scheduled for June 15.
  • As soon as the word mistrial was pronounced, there have been no more reports.
  • But a mistrial was the only option for this judge.
  • Judge does NOT call a mistrial in the Stevens case. for more
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